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The Great Huey P Long Bridge Run
Geaux Over It! For the Mothers in Your Life


6th Anniversary Run/Walk

Saturday, May 12, 2018 

Run for the Mother’s in Your Life on #GeauxOverIt 

Registration fees

5K Closed

RACE SERIES - THE ANNUAL LOUISIANA BRIDGE RUN SERIES

The Great Huey P Long Bridge Run is proud to be a part of the Louisiana Bridge Run Series. To participate in the series, runners must complete all 3 bridge runs:

  1. The United Way of St. Charles Bridge Run 5K - Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 8:30 am
  2. The Great Huey P Long Bridge Run (5K) – Saturday, May 12 at 8:00 am
  3. The Crescent City Connection Bridge Run (4 mi) – Saturday, June 2, 2018 7:00 pm

Series finishers receive a commemorative medallion presented at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Crescent Connection. The overall male & female winners will be crowned “King of the River” and “Queen of the River” -- cumulative finishing times are used for awards. Register separately for each race. Production teams will coordinate entries, times and awards.

SUPPORT

The bridge will be blocked to traffic during the race to ensure the safety of all runners/walkers. A water station and port-o-potty will be positioned within the course for convenience. Spectators will not be allowed on the bridge during the race, but will have safe areas to cheer runners as they descend the structure and head for home.

FINISH

 WE ARE GOING OVER THE BRIDGE IN 2018


START 

Start on the Eastbank behind the Regions Bank

900 East Commerce Rd.
Harahan, LA 70123


COURSE

Start on the Eastbank
• It's up and over the bridge in 2018. The Start and Finish will be on the Eastbank and the Finish on the Westbank at the Gumbo Festival Park -- where we have held the post-race party last few years. #GeauxOverIt

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PACKET PICKUP 

Participants must present a government issued ID to pickup race packet. Proxy pickup (picking up a packet for someone else) is the process is as follows: a printed or electronic copy of that participant’s photo ID is required. Must be 18 or older for proxy pickup of another runner’s packet and bib. There are no exceptions to this rule.



SUPPORT

The bridge will be blocked to traffic during the race to ensure the safety of all runners/walkers. A water station and port-o-potty will be positioned within the course for convenience. Spectators will not be allowed on the bridge during the race, but will have safe areas to cheer runners as they descend the structure and head for home.



FINISH

Finish at the Gumbo Festival Park in Bridge City on the Westbank. Runners/walkers will hit the afterburners for the home stretch into the Finish Line chute. A professional finish line structure, music, spectators and volunteers cheering you in.

Gumbo Festival Park
1701 Bridge City Avenue
Bridge City, LA 70094

SPONSORSHIP INFORMATION

The ingredients for a perfect race begin with a runners, volunteers and key partners, a.k.a. sponsors. The running community in southeast Louisiana is strong and growing. There are many exceptional races in our area and on behalf of all of us in the running space, we thank and encourage local and national business for supporting us.

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Event Schedule

  • May 10 3:00 PM CDT - 6:00 End • Packet Pickup at Academy Sports + Outdoors at 91 Westbank Expressway Gretna, LA 70053

  • May 11 2:00 PM CDT - 6:00 End • Packet Pickup at Academy Sports + Outdoors at 800 South Clearview Pkwy Harrahan, LA

  • May 12 6:00 AM CDT - 7:15 End • Race Day Packet Pickup on Eastbank 900 E Commerce Rd, Harahan, LA 70123

  • May 12 8:00 AM CDT - Race Starts on Eastbank on 900 E Commerce Rd, Harahan, LA 70123

  • May 12 8:30 AM CDT - Imaginary Frenz Takes the Stage at Gumbo Festival Park 1701 Bridge City Ave. Bridge City, LA 70094

  • May 12 8:30 AM CDT - Gumbo+Jambalaya+ Abita served at Gumbo Festival Park 1701 Bridge City Ave. Bridge City, LA 70094

Contact Information

Event Location

Huey P Long Bridge, Bridge City, LA, United States

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